Clinical Unit Manager
- Job Reference
- Newton Mearns , Glasgow
- Job Description
- Post Code
- G77 6XJ
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- Max Pay Rate
- Shifts Available
- Role Highlights
Unit Manager Clinical - NIGHTS
Wellmeadow Lodge - Newton Mearns
Up to £18.00ph
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Are you experienced in supporting older people with complex care needs? Are you an organised, methodical Nurse who is passionate about delivering positive change? Then you can build a fast-moving nursing career with Care UK and help our residents get more out of life every day.
What you’ll do
Leading the clinical team during your shifts, you will make certain that we fully meet residents’ medical, physical and emotional requirements. Ensuring compliance with our clinical governance framework, you will mentor and motivate colleagues, champion residents’ safety and dignity and drive continuous improvement, whilst acting as Named Nurse for your own portfolio of service users.
Who you are
An NMC Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN or RNLD), you will be well versed in care planning processes and fully familiar with clinical assessment tools. You will be keen to develop your leadership skills and clinical knowledge, capable of building close relationships with residents and their families, and determined to drive continuous improvement.
Who we are
With 120 homes and day clubs across the UK, we provide expert respite, residential, nursing, dementia and end-of-life care for older people. Our highly personal, patient-centred approach has seen us enjoy rapid growth, with three new homes planned for next year, so we can offer wide-ranging career opportunities to people who care as deeply as we do.
What we offer
As one of our valued nurses you can benefit from both clinical and management training, enabling you to become a clinical lead, senior trainer or home manager. You can also expect competitive pay per hour, a choice of day, night or weekend shifts and comprehensive benefits, Access to a company paid web based system for your PIN revalidation, a stakeholder pension and life assurance scheme, bank holiday enhancements, paid DBS check, thousands of online and in-store discounts and free uniform.
- Where you'll work
Wellmeadow Lodge is an established and welcoming care home in a quiet and leafy part of Newton Mearns, south west of Glasgow. Our experienced and skilled team provides a comprehensive range of care services, including permanent and respite residential, nursing and dementia care.
We were delighted to receive a ‘Good’ 4 overall rating by the Care Inspectorate after our routine inspection in May 2019.
Based on the outskirts of Newton Mearns, Wellmeadow Lodge is accessible from the M77 motorway. The home is also a 15 minute walk to both Patterton and Whitecraigs train stations and Newton Mearns has bus links to the centre of Glasgow.
At Wellmeadow Lodge, we offer rewarding, fulfilling careers that are full of opportunity. We support all our team members with innovative training and clear career paths, and you can enjoy working in a friendly, supportive environment where our residents' wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do.
Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.